Fox8 tv dating in the dark
The website was relaunched in October 2006 as a fuller visual experience showing extracts from the top shows.
During the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, the channel screened a 17 day, multiple animated show marathon named "Battle of the Animations" involving Family Guy, American Dad, The Simpsons, Futurama and King of the Hill.
During the migration to the digital platform, Foxtel's Fox Kids (similar to the US version) channel was discontinued in 2004 and a selection of its programming was moved to FOX8 in the early mornings.
The channel was rebranded significantly at the start of 2006, matching the American Fox channel's logo with the addition of the 8 at the end. Shortly after the rebranding, the station received its first official website.
This allows the viewing of the same programs on Fox8, but two hours later.
The channel runs many programs produced by Fox and in fact was originally called "Fox" before adding the "8" to the title.The event concluded on Sunday 24 August with a smaller marathon involving the winning show, as chosen by the viewing audience over the course of the 17 days. On 1 November 2008, as part of the launch of a new channel named 111 Hits, many shows from Fox8 and other channels moved to 111 Hits.111 Hits is a hit shows channel including programs from the 80s, 90s, 2000s, and today.Dating in the Dark Australia premiered on the Fox8 subscription television on 30 November 2010. The premise of the show involves three single guys and three single girls who are brought together in one house.
The show's format is based on a Dutch dating show called Daten In het Donker. They only come into contact with the opposite sex in a dark room, with high definition night vision cameras capturing their meetings.In May 2011, Fox8 underwent a major rebrand, incorporating a new look, with a new style of branding programs.